Glencoe World History, Student Edition

by McGraw-Hill Education

McGraw-Hill Education | January 25, 2002 | Hardcover

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Glencoe World History, a comprehensive course that covers prehistory to the present day, helps link the events of the past with the issues that confront students today. It motivates and engages students in meaningful learning as they develop an understanding of the worlds cultures and an appreciation for the interdependence of world regions. Features Respected Authorship  Written by an unparalleled author team that includes the world-renowned National Geographic Society, this program is characterized by a consistently riveting narrative flow.  Special features contributed by the National Geographic engage every student and encourage even more reading.  The National Geographic Society created the map program for Glencoe World History. Clear, concise, and accurate, the maps make the connection between geography and history. Reading Support  Glencoe World History contains more reading support than any other World History program. Glencoe authors, editors, and reading specialists have created a unique content reading strategy that includes Prior Knowledge Activators and Graphic Organizers in every lesson and In-Text Reading Checks to monitor students ongoing comprehension.  New! Reading Essentials and Study Guide contains the entire text rewritten at a lower reading level. Combined with the World History Audio Program, the guide is a powerful reading tool for reluctant readers.

Format: Hardcover

Dimensions: 11.2 × 8.8 × 1.7 in

Published: January 25, 2002

Publisher: McGraw-Hill Education

Language: English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10: 0078239931

ISBN - 13: 9780078239939

Appropriate for ages: 14 - 17

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Glencoe World History, Student Edition

by McGraw-Hill Education

Format: Hardcover

Dimensions: 11.2 × 8.8 × 1.7 in

Published: January 25, 2002

Publisher: McGraw-Hill Education

Language: English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10: 0078239931

ISBN - 13: 9780078239939

About the Book

GLENCOE WORLD HISTORY A BALANCED, READABLE APPROACH TO WORLD HISTORY
"Glencoe World History," a comprehensive course that covers prehistory to the present day, helps link the events of the past with the issues that confront students today. It motivates and engages students in meaningful learning as they develop an understanding of the world’ s cultures and an appreciation for the interdependence of world regions.

Table of Contents

Why Study History? Reading for Information Geography's Impact on History National Geographic Reference Atlas Geography Handbook UNIT 1 THE FIRST CIVILIZATIONS AND EMPIRES, PREHISTORY TO A.D. 500 Chapter 1 The First Humans, Prehistory-3500 B.C. Chapter 2 Western Asia And Egypt, 3500-500 B.C. Chapter 3 India And China, 3000 B.C.-A.D. 500 Chapter 4 Ancient Greece, 1900-133 B.C Chapter 5 Rome And The Rise Of Christianity, 600 B.C.-A.D. 500 UNIT 2 NEW PATTERNS OF CIVILIZATIONS, 400-1500 Chapter 6 The World Of Islam, 600-1500 Special Feature: World Religions Chapter 7 Early African Civilizations, 2000 B.C.-A.D. 1500 Chapter 8 The Asian World, 400-1500 Chapter 9 Emerging Europe And The Byzantine Empire, 400-1300 Chapter 10 Europe In The Middle Ages, 1000-1500 Chapter 11 The Americas, 400-1500 UNIT 3 THE EARLY MODERN WORLD, 1400-1800 Chapter 12 Renaissance And Reformation, 1350-1600 Chapter 13 The Age Of Exploration, 1500-1800 Chapter 14 Crisis And Absolutism In Europe, 1550-1715 Chapter 15 The Muslim Empires, 1450-1800 Chapter 16 The East Asian World, 1400-1800 Special Feature: World Languages Chapter 17 Revolution And Enlightenment, 1550-1800 Chapter 18 The French Revolution And Napoleon 1789-1815 UNIT 4 AN ERA OF EUROPEAN IMPERIALISM, 1800-1914 Chapter 19 Industrialism And Nationalism, 1800-1870 Chapter 20 Mass Society And Democracy, 1870-1914 Chapter 21 The Height Of Imperialism, 1800-1914 Chapter 22 East Asia Under Challenge, 1800-1914 UNIT 5 THE
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Glencoe World History, a comprehensive course that covers prehistory to the present day, helps link the events of the past with the issues that confront students today. It motivates and engages students in meaningful learning as they develop an understanding of the worlds cultures and an appreciation for the interdependence of world regions. Features Respected Authorship  Written by an unparalleled author team that includes the world-renowned National Geographic Society, this program is characterized by a consistently riveting narrative flow.  Special features contributed by the National Geographic engage every student and encourage even more reading.  The National Geographic Society created the map program for Glencoe World History. Clear, concise, and accurate, the maps make the connection between geography and history. Reading Support  Glencoe World History contains more reading support than any other World History program. Glencoe authors, editors, and reading specialists have created a unique content reading strategy that includes Prior Knowledge Activators and Graphic Organizers in every lesson and In-Text Reading Checks to monitor students ongoing comprehension.  New! Reading Essentials and Study Guide contains the entire text rewritten at a lower reading level. Combined with the World History Audio Program, the guide is a powerful reading tool for reluctant readers.

Appropriate for ages: 14 - 17